2021 - 2022 College Catalog 
    Oct 20, 2021  
2021 - 2022 College Catalog

ARCH 240 - Architectural Design II

Credit Hours: 4
Lecture Hours: 1
Laboratory Hours: 6

Prerequisite(s): ARCH 210  

Restriction(s): None

Corequisite(s): None

In this final lower-division design studio students will be able to synthesize, organize and prepare clear and articulate architectural proposals that present the skills learned in the previous three semesters. Additionally, students will conclude this sequence by applying new concepts such as the integration of sustainable and mechanical systems, architectural detailing, and integrating digital design software into their final presentations.

Student Learning Outcomes of the Course:  

1. Apply professional communication methods including writing, speaking and creating clear and accurate presentation graphics and architectural orthographic drawings.

2. Apply iterative design processes to develop projects.

3. Analyze how a design is attractive and enhances human experience and the site and community they are built in.

4. Formulate design solutions that incorporate user requirements and sustainable solutions and relevant regulations.